Tag Archives: Powell River

2011-2012 BOM Reveal

  Twelve months after Maple Leaf Quilters launched the first BOM eight of the thirteen  quilters participating were able to gather on Protection Island to reveal their creations. In September 2011 the theme was revealed as stars and the yardage was given … Continue reading

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Road Trip to Powell River

We had one sewing day in March due to schools being closed for close to 3 weeks. Having two grandchildren aged 4 and 6 to look after tied up my quilting/travel time. We did however get to the top of the … Continue reading

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How To Make a Tyler Quilt

This sampler quilt encompasses all that is right about quilting. It brings people together while engaging the imagination and creating  fun and conversation. When the first version of this sampler quilt was made most of the participants were novice quilters. … Continue reading

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It Takes a Team

For as long as I can remember the word “team” has been a part of my life. Whether it was working together as a family, playing on a sports team or providing leadership to youth through Scouts Canada. Together Everyone … Continue reading

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Gone Quilting in Powell River

We had a very successful visit to Powell River, the top of the Sunshine Coast. And, it WAS very sunny!!! We had a full house at Community Living Place with a variety of quilting skills and projects on the go. … Continue reading

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Between Games

It’s amazing how much one can complete when they are not glued to the TV watching hockey! There has been a lot of down time waiting for the Stanley Cup Final to begin so I’ve taken to completing the class sampler … Continue reading

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Favourite Memory

The Neighbours in the Hood gathered once again in Powell River to reveal their quilts from the 2010 challenge, “My Favourite Memory of 2010.” As is usual at each of these gatherings there is always an abundance of laughter and … Continue reading

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